The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 87 150 150
Rank change year-on-year
+63 0
Permanent jobs citing Waterfall 179 59 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.90% 1.17% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 1.45% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 141 54 63
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Waterfall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4942 4079 4227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.12% 80.55% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4001 3482 3736
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region.

Waterfall Salary Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Waterfall Salary Histogram in the South West

Waterfall
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +62 84 £53,500 +58.51% 5
Somerset +7 31 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Wiltshire +7 30 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Gloucestershire +11 21 £37,500 -34.78% 3
Dorset -32 2 £36,000 -20.00% 2
Devon -11 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 109 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.30%) C#
3 88 (30.24%) Scrum
4 58 (19.93%) JavaScript
5 55 (18.90%) Java
6 53 (18.21%) .NET
7 52 (17.87%) QA
8 49 (16.84%) Test Automation
8 49 (16.84%) Microsoft
9 48 (16.49%) Finance
10 46 (15.81%) ISEB
11 43 (14.78%) Project Management
12 42 (14.43%) V-Model
12 42 (14.43%) Software Engineering
13 41 (14.09%) Software Testing
13 41 (14.09%) MVC
13 41 (14.09%) OO
14 40 (13.75%) jQuery
14 40 (13.75%) Open Source
15 39 (13.40%) Linux
16 37 (12.71%) SQL
17 34 (11.68%) Test Management
18 31 (10.65%) RUP
19 30 (10.31%) OOD
19 30 (10.31%) C++
19 30 (10.31%) ASP.NET
19 30 (10.31%) WebDriver
20 29 (9.97%) Degree
20 29 (9.97%) JUnit
20 29 (9.97%) Oracle

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.09%) Drupal
3 8 (2.75%) Apache
4 7 (2.41%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.72%) IIS
6 2 (0.69%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 18 (6.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.06%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.90%) MySQL
1 23 (7.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.69%) PowerCenter
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.69%) OLAP
5 2 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (10.31%) WebDriver
2 29 (9.97%) JUnit
3 21 (7.22%) Selenium
4 18 (6.19%) Visual Studio
5 15 (5.15%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.09%) TestNG
7 7 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.41%) ClearCase
7 7 (2.41%) Subversion
7 7 (2.41%) Maven
7 7 (2.41%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.37%) Calabash
8 4 (1.37%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.37%) MonkeyTalk
9 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 48 (16.49%) Finance
2 16 (5.50%) Telecoms
2 16 (5.50%) Retail
3 7 (2.41%) Banking
3 7 (2.41%) Legal
4 6 (2.06%) Back Office
5 5 (1.72%) Advertising
6 4 (1.37%) Marketing
7 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Local Government
8 1 (0.34%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (31.62%) Developer
2 43 (14.78%) Analyst
3 39 (13.40%) Architect
4 33 (11.34%) Project Manager
5 32 (11.00%) Business Analyst
6 29 (9.97%) Software Developer
7 28 (9.62%) Test Manager
8 27 (9.28%) Test Leader
9 26 (8.93%) Technical Architect
10 18 (6.19%) Team Leader
11 17 (5.84%) Technical Manager
11 17 (5.84%) Technical Project Manager
11 17 (5.84%) Java Developer
12 16 (5.50%) C# Developer
12 16 (5.50%) Senior Developer
12 16 (5.50%) Test Analyst
13 12 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (3.78%) QA Manager
15 10 (3.44%) Test Team Leader
16 7 (2.41%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.21%) .NET
2 40 (13.75%) jQuery
3 30 (10.31%) ASP.NET
4 24 (8.25%) .NET Framework
5 18 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (5.84%) Ajax
7 16 (5.50%) HTML
8 14 (4.81%) CSS
8 14 (4.81%) WPF
9 13 (4.47%) Spring
10 12 (4.12%) WCF
11 11 (3.78%) PostGIS
12 10 (3.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (3.44%) Web Services
13 9 (3.09%) LINQ to SQL
13 9 (3.09%) LINQ
13 9 (3.09%) JSON
14 8 (2.75%) XML
14 8 (2.75%) SOAP
15 7 (2.41%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.75%) Open Source
2 15 (5.15%) Mobile App
3 12 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.12%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (3.78%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.78%) GIS
5 8 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.41%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.69%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.69%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.69%) PMI
10 1 (0.34%) DTV
10 1 (0.34%) Replication
10 1 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.34%) Social Media
10 1 (0.34%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.40%) Linux
2 24 (8.25%) Windows
3 14 (4.81%) Windows CE
4 13 (4.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (37.46%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (30.24%) Scrum
3 49 (16.84%) Test Automation
4 43 (14.78%) Project Management
5 42 (14.43%) Software Engineering
5 42 (14.43%) V-Model
6 41 (14.09%) Software Testing
6 41 (14.09%) MVC
6 41 (14.09%) OO
7 34 (11.68%) Test Management
8 31 (10.65%) RUP
9 30 (10.31%) OOD
10 29 (9.97%) UML
11 26 (8.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 22 (7.56%) Test Scripting
12 22 (7.56%) Validation
13 21 (7.22%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.53%) PRINCE2
15 18 (6.19%) TDD
15 18 (6.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.30%) C#
2 58 (19.93%) JavaScript
3 55 (18.90%) Java
4 37 (12.71%) SQL
5 30 (10.31%) C++
6 23 (7.90%) PHP
7 22 (7.56%) VB
8 19 (6.53%) C
9 8 (2.75%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.41%) Ada
11 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.37%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.03%) VBA
13 2 (0.69%) Python
13 2 (0.69%) Delphi
14 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (15.81%) ISEB
2 29 (9.97%) Degree
3 27 (9.28%) Security Cleared
4 24 (8.25%) ISTQB
4 24 (8.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.44%) DV Cleared
6 9 (3.09%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.09%) MCSD
6 9 (3.09%) HND
6 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (17.87%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) TickIT
3 1 (0.34%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (16.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.97%) Oracle
3 13 (4.47%) ESRI
4 7 (2.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.69%) HP
5 2 (0.69%) Informatica
6 1 (0.34%) SAP
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
South West
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + car allowance & bens
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
LA International
Salary: £48000 - £59000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + +Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 to 44,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Kainos
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol Avon
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £35k+ Depending on Experience
Posted: 26 days ago